1. Get the Story Times newspaper. Read the story, "The Talking Bear". 2. EBLI the two words written in BOLD: lugubrious dumbfounded 3. Complete the Fact & Opinion practice about the story. 4. Use an EBLI board to summarize the story in 15 words or less. Get checked! Transfer your summary in your StoryWorks booklet.
1. Complete the Learn Zillion: Compound Sentence Practice. 2. Work on your Opinion Essay about one of the six topics presented last week. If you are having a challenging time thinking of three reasons for your topic, you may want to read the article provided and write your opinion about: Should there be recess in middle school grades?
1. Read and discuss the article, "The Holocaust." You MUST read carefully! This is an in-depth reading piece that will take time. Answer the questions thoroughly. 2. When you are finished, read the Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) that is in your Literacy Binder. Which Human Right do you think is the most important? How does the article you read connect to the UDHR.